Contains Max Cohens "Growth of the Left Wing" which is an important source for the history of the Left Wing Section of New York, a call for an emergency Socialist convention and a statement of principles of the Socialist Propaganda League Topic: Communism--Periodicals
Mainly articles on the increasingly acrimonious split between the Left wing and the NEC of the Socialist Party. Includes report of the meeting of the NEC were the Leftist federations and Michigan are suspended. Topic: Communism--Periodicals
Announces the beginning of the great Amalgamated Hotel and Restaurant Workers strike at the Waldorf-Astoria; articles on the Silver Shirts and discussions on unity with American Workers Party Topic: Communism--periodicals
Final issue of this incarnation of "The Militant". Reports the Communist League of America and the American Workers Party have fused to form the Workers Party of the United States Topic: Communism-periodicals
The Communist Party of America was founded Sept 1, 1919 in Chicago. The initial organization consisted of the National organizing Committee and National Council of the Left Wing factions that arose at the June Left Wing Conference. This issue includes an account of the convention, as well as the manifesto, constituion and program of the new group, the names of the members of the Central Committee and a polemic with the Communist Labor Party Topic: Communism -- Periodicals.
Much space devoted to the developing "Anglo-Italian imperialist war" over Ethiopia, a narrative of a Trotskist escape from Siberia, collapse of the International Youth bureau and the factional differences with the Oehler-Stamm group Topic: Communism -- periodicals
Final edition of the CPA Minority incarnation of "The Communist" contains outline for the unity conference with the Communist Labor Party, a report by Fraina on the Kapp Putsch, a purposed thesis on the 1920 election and much else Topic: Communism -- Periodicals.
Contains articles on Bela Kuns revolution in Hungary, Soviet finances, and a notice that the Socialist Propaganda League had been merged into the Left Wing Section of Greater New York Topic: Communism--Periodicals
Includes, among other things, a criticism of the New York Left Wing Manifesto, and a resolution by the party's Eastern European federations to withdraw from the Bern conference Topic: Communism -- Periodicals.
Includes articles on Roosevelt's upcoming inauguration, the Nazis in the process of coming to power in Germany, unemployment and a report of the party meeting when Lazar Becker presents the position of the expelled "Gitlowites" Topic: Communism -- periodicals
Announces that the Communist League of American and the American Workers Party have merged into the Workers Party of the United States. Final issue of this incarnation of "The Militant" Topic: Communism-periodicals